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The addition of catcher Christian Bethancourt from the Braves does not necessarily mean the Padres -- with four catchers on the 40-man roster -- will make a deal to move one of them this winter.
Padres catcher Austin Hedges went 1-for-3 with a solo homer Tuesday vs. the A's.
|May 4, 2015||San Diego Padres selected the contract of Austin Hedges from El Paso Chihuahuas.|
|April 4, 2015||C Austin Hedges assigned to El Paso Chihuahuas from San Antonio Missions.|
|January 26, 2015||San Diego Padres invited non-roster C Austin Hedges to spring training.|
|January 23, 2014||San Diego Padres invited non-roster C Austin Hedges to spring training.|
|August 1, 2013||C Austin Hedges assigned to San Antonio Missions from Lake Elsinore Storm.|
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|July 31, 2013|
|July 31, 2013||Austin Hedges assigned to Lake Elsinore Storm.|
|July 31, 2013||C Austin Hedges assigned to San Antonio Missions from Lake Elsinore Storm.|
|July 15, 2013||Austin Hedges roster status changed by Lake Elsinore Storm.|
|July 13, 2013||Lake Elsinore Storm placed C Austin Hedges on the temporarily inactive list.|
|June 2, 2013||Lake Elsinore Storm activated C Austin Hedges from the 7-day disabled list.|
|May 8, 2013||Lake Elsinore Storm placed C Austin Hedges on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to May 6, 2013.|
|April 2, 2013||C Austin Hedges assigned to Lake Elsinore Storm from Fort Wayne TinCaps.|
|January 7, 2013||San Diego Padres invited non-roster C Austin Hedges to spring training.|
|April 26, 2012||Austin Hedges roster status changed by Fort Wayne TinCaps.|
|April 16, 2012||Fort Wayne TinCaps placed C Austin Hedges on the 7-day disabled list.|
|March 31, 2012||C Austin Hedges assigned to Fort Wayne TinCaps from Eugene Emeralds.|
|March 22, 2012||C Austin Hedges assigned to San Diego Padres.|
|August 30, 2011||Austin Hedges assigned to Eugene Emeralds from AZL Padres.|
|August 23, 2011||Austin Hedges assigned to AZL Padres.|
|August 15, 2011||San Diego Padres signed C Austin Hedges.|
Austin Charles Hedges…graduated from Junipero Serra High School (CA)…rated as the second-best catching
prospect and 12th-best position player prospect in the 2011 Draft Class by Baseball America…signed by Padres' scout Josh Emmerick.
Split his season between Single-A Lake Elsinore and Double-A San Antonio, spending a majority of the year with the Storm...Began the season with Lake Elsinore, playing in 66 games with the Storm before being promoted to San Antonio on August 1...Selected to the roster of the US Team in the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game...Ranked second on the Storm with 22 doubles...Won the 2013 Captain's Catcher's Award, honoring the most outstanding catcher in the minors...Played for Peoria in the Arizona Fall League following the season and was a Fall Stars Game selection...Enters 2014 as the No. 24 prospect in baseball according to MLB.com.2012
Spent his fi rst full professional season with Single-A Fort Wayne, hitting .279 (94-for-337) with 28 doubles,
10 home runs and 56 RBI in 96 games for the TinCaps...Honored as a Midwest League mid-season and post-season All-Star...Hit .286 (8-for-28) over his fi rst nine games before landing on the seven-day DL on April 18...Reinstated from the DL on April 26 and hit .278 (86-for-309) throughout the rest of the season...Led all Midwest League catchers in doubles (28) and RBI (56) and ranked fourth in home runs (10)...Posted a .986 fielding percentage in 94 games at catcher, 93 starts…committed 12 errors in 863 total chances…tossed out 47 of 149 attempted base stealers, 31.5 %...Named the No. 7 prospect in the Midwest League by Baseball America following the season...Named the No. 6 prospect as well as the best defensive catcher in the Padres organization by Baseball America prior to the start of the season.
In his first professional season played in just nine games between Rookie-Level Peoria and Short-Season
Eugene after signing as a second-round selection in the Draft...Saw his first professional action with Peoria in the Arizona Summer League, hitting .313 (5-for-16) with a home run and four RBI in fi ve games...Played in just four games with Short-Season Eugene to end the year...Named the best defensive catcher in the Padres organization by Baseball America following the season.